Editorials

City council needs to reconsider some ZBA members

There has been a lot of discussion in the past week about a controversial vote regarding a request for a zoning change. An owner of a spa on…

City officials were wise to settle lawsuit

It’s good to see that city officials decided to quickly settle a recent lawsuit regarding translations for election ballots. Several weeks ago, a Hamtramck voter filed a lawsuit…

News

Federal funding allows Hamtramck schools to expand and improve

Federal funding allows Hamtramck schools to expand and improve

  By Charles Sercombe Although the coronavirus pandemic was a challenge for the Hamtramck Public…

Slinging the mud toward the election

Slinging the mud toward the election

By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck’s mayoral election is heating up. How can we tell? It’s getting…

Business owner says zoning decision was based on ‘racism’

Business owner says zoning decision was based on ‘racism’

  By Charles Sercombe The rejection of a zoning change for a neighborhood spa by…

Breaking news … Information sought on two missing males

Breaking news … Information sought on two missing males

By Charles Sercombe There are two missing people from the Hamtramck area, and their families…

Business

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

By Alan Madlane There’s a new kid in town in the recreational pot trade, and its name is Puff. Er, like the magic dragon, yes. A song we…

Plenty of buzz about newest biz

Plenty of buzz about newest biz

  By Charles Sercombe And just like that, Hamtramck has a retail outlet where adults 21 years old and older can now legally purchase recreational marijuana. You don’t…

Non-profit organization meets the needs of many in our community

Non-profit organization meets the needs of many in our community

  By Alan Madlane Emina Ferizovic is the founder of the Hamtramck non-profit relief center J&E Community Relief (located at 11816 Jos. Campau Ave). We asked her a…

Photo Gallery

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

    By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck’s historic baseball stadium came full circle last Saturday. When the stadium was first built, as…

News

HPS District buys two buildings

HPS District buys two buildings

  By Charles Sercombe The Hamtramck Public School District is expanding. That is, in the number of buildings it owns. Recently, the district purchased two buildings: the…

Features

HPS students once again shine in oratory competition

HPS students once again shine in oratory competition

      By Charles Sercombe As usual, the students in the Hamtramck Public School District’s oratory program racked up another impressive year. District teacher Rahiel Housey-Johnson…

Editorials

Welcome back Labor Day Festival, so long Polish Parade

As you read in last week’s issue of The Review, the Hamtramck Labor Day Festival is back in business this year. After spending a year or so…

Sports

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

By Mike Murphy Special to The Review The Hamtramck High Cosmos varsity football team fell one game short of getting into the state playoffs this year but…